A judge of the Court of Appeal and wife of former information minister, Nnia Nwodo (jnr.), Justice Roseline Oby Nwodo, is dead.
Justice Nwodo died in a London hospital.
According to Daily Sun's reliable source, the deceased was ill for a long time and eventually died two days ago in London.
Her health condition, which she had battled for some time, got worse about a month ago.
Justice Nwodo was appointed a magistrate in 1985 and she went on to hold several positions in the judiciary including Chief Magistrate Grade 2, Deputy Chief Registrar (Enugu State High Court) and a Judge of the Federal High Court (Port Harcourt).
She was appointed justice of the Court of Appeal in December 2007. The deceased was the daughter of the late business mogul, Chief R. O. Nkwocha of Abagana in Anambra State.Her husband, Nnia, was minister of information under the late head of state, Sani Abacha.